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Dumbiedykes – Modernist Housing : Architecture

Edinburgh Housing, Holyrood Tower Block, Scotland

Dumbiedykes Housing

Tower Block, Modernist Housing
tower block image © Adrian Welch

Modernist Housing Edinburgh – off Holyrood Rd

Elegant design though not widely recognised as such perhaps because this is viewed as sixties working class housing, tarred with the same brush as many ugly tower blocks built at the time.

More Edinburgh Housing: Edinburgh Housing

Some Modern Edinburgh Housing

Canongate Housing – Sir Basil Spence

Some Contemporary Edinburgh Housing

Craigmillar Post-war housing estate, refurbished
The Park housing, Holyrood, Edinburgh Old Town – Campbell & Arnott Architects
Dublin Street Lane, Edinburgh New Town – Richard Murphy Architects

Some Contemporary Lothian Housing

Amisfield Park, Haddington: 1964 – Campbell & Arnott Architects
Blindwells, Tranent: 2003 – proposed
Glassel Park: ‘Earl of Wemyss’ Modernist Houses, Longniddry

Edinburgh House

Edinburgh Housing – Selection

Dublin Street Lane Housing
Dublin Street
photo from the architect

Fettes Row Housing terraces
St Vincent Place
photograph : Michael Wolchover

Cramond Housing
Cramond houses
image from Richard Murphy Architects

Lasswade Road Housing
Lasswade Road Housing
photo © Keith Hunter

Edinburgh Property

Modern Edinburgh Houses

Scottish Parliament is located just east of Dumbiedykes housing

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